FMC Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.135 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FMC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that FMC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $71.42, the dividend yield is .76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FMC was $71.42,
representing a -1.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.35 and
a 40.7% increase over the 52 week low of $50.76.
FMC is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). FMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.19. Zacks Investment Research reports FMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.41%, compared to an
industry average of 3.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to FMC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FMC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of
8.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FMC at 2.53%.